Luis Suarez netted a hat-trick as Barcelona thumped Real Madrid 5-1 in the first El Clasico without Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi since 2007.
France were not wholly convincing against Uruguay, but Antoine Griezmann looks capable of dragging them all the way in Russia.
France moved into the semi-finals of the World Cup with a remarkably straightforward 2-0 defeat of a subdued Uruguay on Friday.
France booked their spot in the World Cup semi-finals with a 2-0 victory against Uruguay.
Edinson Cavani did not take part in Uruguay’s full training session on Tuesday and there were more concerns when Luis Suarez got a knock.
Edinson Cavani’s double earned Uruguay a 2-1 win over Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal and a World Cup quarter-final against France.
Edinson Cavani was the star of the show netting a brace in Uruguay’s 2-1 victory against Portugal in their World Cup last-16 tie to set-up a quarter-final clash against France.
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Luis Suarez netted his second goal in as many World Cup games as Uruguay secured top spot in Group A with a comfortable 3-0 victory over World Cup hosts Russia, who had Igor Smolnikov sent off.
Uruguay secured top spot in Group A at the Fifa World Cup after cruising to a comfortable 3-0 victory over host nation Russia at the Samara Arena on Monday afternoon.